Putin Says Trump’s ‘Not My Bride,’ But Still Hopes for Detente – Bloomberg

GOOGLE NEWS Putin on Sept. 4. Russian President Vladimir Putin said he’s still hopeful of improving relations with the U.S. under President Donald Trump, and he won’t hit back for now against Washington’s order to close Russia’s consulate in San Francisco. It’s “naive” to ask whether he’s disappointed in the U.S. leader because “he’s not my bride, and I’m also not his bride or groom,” Putin told a news conference at the BRICS summit in Xiamen, China, on Tuesday. “Trump is guided by the national interests of his country, and I by mine. I very much hope that we will...

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